Dr. Richard Adler, MD

Dr. Richard Adler, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
Dr. Richard Adler, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry doctor who practices in Copperhill, TN. He is 76 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

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Dr. Adler's Experience

Dr. Adler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Adler does not have any board certifications listed.

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

1 Sanction
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (11/20/2013)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Adler, Richard MD: License # 31763: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in unprofessional, dishonorable or unethical conduct; gross health care liability or pattern of continued or repeated gross health care liability, ignorance, negligence or incompetence in the course of medical practice; dispensing, prescribing or otherwise distributing any controlled substance or other drug not in the course of professional practice, or not in good faith to relieve pain and suffering, or not to cure an ailment, physical infirmity or disease, or in amounts and/or for duration not medically necessary, advisable or justified for a diagnosed condition; failure to follow Board Rules 0880-02-.14(6)(e)(3) and .14(7) with respect to patient assessments, histories and physicals, and treatment plans involving controlled substance prescribing, and Board Rule 0880-02-.19 with respect to continuing medical education courses. ACTION TAKEN: License voluntarily surrendered; prohibited from reapplying for a new license until pending criminal matters are resolved, but not less than two years; and assessed costs not to exceed $50,000.
    State: Tennessee
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Hahnemann Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • McLean Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Mass Genl Hosp/Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

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Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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